Ripe for Judgement

Preacher: Rev. Neil McDonald
Date: 17 October 2010
Readings: Amos 8:1-14, Psalm 22:1-31

Basket of fruit

Israel was ripe for judgement, as depicted by a bowl of fruit. The sins God condemned were not new: oppressing the poor and rigging weights. God said that He would not forget their sins. Their religious festivals would be turned into mourning.  Israel would wander around searching for meaning, but find none. People today think that they will determine their future or morality.

Listen here.

Creative Commons: Basket of fruit by smudie

Published by Stephen McDonald

Broadcaster, teacher, bibliophile, armchair political commentator, theologue, Christian (still in beta)

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